“The Ugly Sessions – Toowoomba Blues” presents “Louie Shelton” In A Chartible Session For “The Haven Association Inc” For Children At Risk.

 “The Ugly Sessions – Toowoomba Blues”

presents “Louie Shelton” In A Chartible Session For

“The Haven Association Inc” For Children At Risk.”

By Tom McLeod.


"The Ugly Sessions - Toowoomba Blues" - "The Haven Association Fund Raiser."

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 Some of you may not have heard of ‘Louie Shelton’. However be assured you have heard his work at some time  in your life.

Louie has worked as a session musician with many of the World’s great musicians including;

Glen Campbell, Simon and Garfunkel, Stevie Wonder, The Partridge Family, Gladys Knight & the Pips, The Jackson 5, Neil Diamond, John Lennon, Barbra Streisand, The Carpenters, The Mamas & the Papas, Marvin Gaye, Ella Fitzgerald, Boz Scaggs, James Brown, Diana Ross, Whitney Houston, Joe Cocker, Kenny Rogers, Henry Mancini, Dave Grusin, Quincy Jones, Lalo Schifrin, Victor Wooten, and Tommy Emmanuel.

He played the guitar solo on Lionel Richie’s hit “Hello” Hello (Lionel Richie song) and Boz Scaggs’ Lowdown.

Louie now lives in Australia and has released a number of new CD’s which can be found on his website www.louieshelton.com

 This Sunday At The Ugly Sessions – Toowoomba Blues.  Rock Chick Brooke and Master Stephen Denham will be passing amongst you with a tin asking for Donations to “The Haven Association Inc.” in Toowoomba.

Click On The Link To Go There Now!

Click On The Link To Go There Now!

The Haven provides stable supported accommodation for young people aged 16-18 yrs who may be homeless, and at risk.

“The Haven” Provides:-

  • Transitional Supported Accommodation for young people aged 16 to 18 yrs of age who are homeless, or at risk of being homeless.
  • Or homeless, due to being unable to live at home because of significant conflicts, or issues. 

Whilst at ‘The Haven’, young people have the opportunity to learn the skills required to prepare themselves to live independently. Young residents MUST be committed to completing their education, training or employment and they will be supported to achieved this.

As ‘Graham Thompson’ (organiser of ‘The Ugly Sessions.’)  says, “Help make these kids, The Have A Hopers”. They need the help of the Community. Your donation will help keep them safe and create effective real outcomes.

For more information about the Haven including referrals, donations and projects please contact us on

Ph: 46304181 or email us at haven_co@bigpond.net.au

Remember, These kid’s are ‘AT RISK’ and “The Haven” is a Non-Governmental Organisation.Therefore, it needs the help of the Toowoomba Community so desperately.

So Come along To The “Ugly Sessions -Toowoomba Blues” on Sunday the 7th of December at ‘The Norville Hotel’, Toowoomba from 4pm.

It’s a Family Day out, Great Food, and the best Music on the day in Queensland, from one of the world’s best Musicians.



  • Tom McLeod